AHA News: Gender Gap in Some Heart Risk Factors Widens Among Young Adults | Health News

By By American Heart Association News HealthDay Reporter, HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay) THURSDAY, June 2, 2022 (American…

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NSAIDs and steroids for acute pain may increase chronic pain risk

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I’m a physio guru – here’s 5 ways to ease back pain and slash your risk of 3 killers

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Witnessing domestic violence raises risk of mental health problems in children

Among those who were exposed to chronic parental domestic violence during childhood, 22.5% had major depression…

Blood pressure spike when standing may be cardiovascular risk factor

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Eating too many sulfur amino acids may boost cardiovascular disease and death risk

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Could COVID-19 increase the risk of dementia?

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High blood pressure may raise future kidney disease risk for pregnant women

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Some infertility treatments may raise risk for pregnancy complications

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Sexual assault, harassment linked to women’s high blood pressure risk

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Foreign-born Black adults in the US have lower cardiovascular risk

Share on PinterestA recent study assessed the cardiovascular health of U.S.-born and foreign-born Black adults. Tayfun…